The Cost of Running a Show

To our valued Participants, Vendors and Guests,        We are sure you are aware of the unprecedented challenges over the last few years and those that continue with our current economic situation....

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2023 SWFL Wood Art Expo Recap

Last year I said, “The task ahead is to continue to put forth an exposition that is truly the talk of the town, to make it better, bigger and to keep bringing wood artists together.” …and then came...

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Meet Our Head Judge for the 2023 SWFL Wood Art Expo

Chau Pham is among the most admired woodcarvers, distinguished not only by his talent, but also by his approach to our art. He’s said “I feel it is not about winning or losing, its all about fun, a...

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Returning Woodturning Judge and Demonstrator Lee Sky

Lee has worked with his hands most of his life taking apart everything he could get his hands on as a child to building tree forts with neighborhood friends and working construction in his early te...

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Meet Chris Whirllock

Chris Whillock is from Faribault, Minnesota and will be one of the Judges for the wood carving entries. Chris has been in the carving world his entire life. When he was young, he would travel with ...

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Lou Currier, SWFL Woodart Expo President: 2022 Woodart Expo Wrapup

In an era where people are still learning how to live during a pandemic, our expo this year ended up happening right in the middle of the Omicron variant peak and we were worried about attendance.&...

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Cheri Bauer, PRW President: Reflections 2022 SWFL Wood Art Expo and Woodturning

For anyone who appreciates the beauty of wood, the 2022 Wood Art Expo at Charlotte Event Center in Punta Gorda was an incredible feast of “eye-candy” from wall-to-wall! The talent and e...

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2022 Pro demonstrator: Lee Sky

I’ve worked with my hands most of my life taking apart everything I could get my hands on as a child to building tree forts with neighborhood friends and working construction in my early teen...

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